'''Walt Disney Pictures, Inc.''' is an American Production company|film production company
and a subsidiary of Walt Disney Studios (division)|Walt Disney Studios
, owned by The Walt Disney Company
. The subsidiary is based at the Walt Disney Studios (Burbank)|Walt Disney Studios
in Burbank, California
, and is the main producer of live-action feature films
within the Walt Disney Studios unit.
It took on its current name in 1983. Today, in conjunction with the other units of Walt Disney Studios, Walt Disney Pictures is classified as one of Hollywood's Major film studio#Current majors|"Big Six" film studios
[Finler (2003), ''The Hollywood Story'' pp. 324–25.]
Animated films such as those produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios
and Pixar|Pixar Animation Studios
are also released under this brand.
''Pirates of the Caribbean (film series)|Pirates of the Caribbean
'' is the studio's...